Category: Best plants

Corkscrew willow (Salix babylonica var. Pekinensis 'Tortuosa') - one of the best trees for winter interest 0

Best trees for winter interest

After the colorful spectacle that the deciduous trees present us in autumn, the winter follows. In this article we present a list of the best trees for winter interest. They are now leafless but...

Trees that are drought tolerant - Rhus typhina - www.dearplants.com 0

Trees that are drought tolerant

Trees give protection to very exposed gardens and are an excellent addition that allows to create a garden more sheltered from the elements. Conifers are mainly very adapted to drought conditions and help to...

Calendula officinalis - common marigold flowers - one of the best drought resistant annuals for full sun 0

Best drought resistant annuals for full sun

  Most annual plants flourish better in poorer soils, since rich soils cause them to produce too much foliage.  Typically, biennials only produce flowers in the second year. Many of these plants self-sow spontaneously...